Reported Annual Crime In Urbana

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleUrbana/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,705n/a (estimate)4,0152,4852,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleUrbana/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Violent crime162n/a (estimate)382436386
Vehicle theft31n/a73.0155.5236.9
Property crime1,543n/a (estimate)3,6342,0492,451
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Urbana, IL. All reported Urbana, IL crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Urbana, IL overall crime rate is 62% higher than in comparison to the Illinois average; and is also 42% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Urbana, IL, the rate is 13% lower than compared to the Illinois average, and 1% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Urbana, IL comes in at 77% higher than to the average seen in Illinois, and 48% higher than the overall national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Urbana is 42% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11 daily crimes that occur in Urbana.
  • Urbana is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Urbana you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Urbana has increased by 26%.

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Daily Crime In Urbana (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Urbana, IL is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Illinois and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Urbana, IL are 1.62 times more than the Illinois average and 1.42 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Urbana, IL are 1.14 times less than than Illinois and 1.01 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Urbana, IL are 1.77 times more than than Illinois and 1.48 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Urbana (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Urbana, IL in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Illinois as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Urbana, IL to other cities in the state and across the country, Urbana, IL is 12% safer than other cities of Illinois and 23% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Illinois cities and all around the United States, Urbana, IL has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Urbana, IL crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Urbana

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Urbana is 1 in 263
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Urbana is 1 in 28
The chance of being a victim of crime in Urbana is 1 in 25
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Urbana, IL? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Urbana, IL, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 263. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 28 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Urbana, IL is 1 in 25.

Year Over Year Crime In Urbana (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Urbana, IL is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Urbana, IL has decreased by 26% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 36% year over year. Total crimes for Urbana, IL has increased by 26% in the same time frame.

Urbana police department

Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7030,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.72.63.3
There are a total of 70 Urbana police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 36.3% less than the Illinois average and 48.2% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Illinois

StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
There are a total of 26,115 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 212 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 5% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Homer, IL1,2890250250
Mahomet, IL7,99649389438
Gifford, IL8490448448
Philo, IL1,627163766929
Tolono, IL3,101115861976
Sidney, IL1,3631828561,038
Thomasboro, IL1,1222009391,138
Urbana, IL41,9413823,6344,015

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Source: The Urbana, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.